Palestine officially joins the CPI from April 1

Palestine was formally acceded to the International Criminal Court (ICC) yesterday, a decision that will allow them to file lawsuits by war crimes against Israel from next April, announced the United Nations and the ICC. The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon accepted the demand of...

US rejects freeze on palestinians funds by Israel

United States opposed this Monday to the freezing of funds to the Palestinians decided by the government of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, considering that “increases tensions”. “We oppose any action to increase tensions, and obviously this is an...

Palestinian peace project is rejected by the Security Council of the UN

The Security Council of the UN rejected on Tuesday a Palestinian resolution on a peace agreement with Israel with 8 votes in favor, two against and five abstentions. The draft resolution, which among other things demanded the withdrawal of Israel from the Palestinian territories...

Hamas is removed from the terrorist list of the EU by court decision

An EU court ordered the removal of the Palestinian group Hamas from the terrorist list of the EU for procedural reasons, but said that the bloc can maintain asset freeze measures against its members. Hamas was on the terrorist list of the EU since 2001, as part of more extensive...

Palestinian citizen attacks a family And Israeli civilians with acid

The Israeli army reported on Friday that a Palestinian attacked with acid and wounded several Israelis, including children, in the West Bank near Jerusalem, who was then injured when shot in the leg. “According to preliminary information, a Palestinian attacked a group of...

Palestinian minister killed during Israeli operation was buried

Presidents, family and citizens gave the farewell with state honors today at the Muqata Palace of Ramallah to Palestinian Minister Ziad Abu Ein, who died yesterday on a charge of the Israeli army in the occupied West Bank. Thousands of people gathered for the funeral of the...

France: Deputies urge the government to recognize the Palestinian State

The French deputies voted on Tuesday in favor of a resolution urging the government to recognize the State of Palestine, “in order to obtain a final settlement.” The resolution was adopted with 339 votes in favor, from the government Socialist Party (PS), the...

Synagogue in Israel suffers attack by two Palestinians, killing four people

A synagogue in Israel this Tuesday was the scene of an assault in which two Palestinians attacked to the jewish faithfuls with butcher knives, axes and guns killing four people. The attack occurred in Har Nof, an ultra-Orthodox neighborhood with a large population of...